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Summer Jobs Open

May 31 (all day)
Event For:
16 years old and above
Organization:
Camp Fire Heart of Iowa
Contact:
Jennifer Radley
Email:
campfire@campfireiowa.org
Phone:
(515) 274-1501
Camp Fire is seeking interested persons in working with youth during the summer. To apply, send a copy of your cover letter and resume to campfire@campfireiowa.org or apply online at https://www.campfireiowa.org/about/employment-opportunities/

Youth Employment Opportunity: Growing Futures!

Apr 16 (all day)
Location:
Des Moines
Event For:
14-18
Audience Location:
Des Moines
Organization:
Trees Forever
Contact:
Kacie Ballard
Email:
kballard@treesforever.org
Phone:
(515) 661-8334
Growing Futures is a youth employment program for high school students in the Des Moines metro. We meet on Saturdays during the spring months and plant trees in Des Moines at designated locations! Team members start at $12/hour with lunch and snacks provided each work day.

Now Hiring Polk County Conservation Youth Corps Crew Members!

Mar 29 (all day)
Location:
Jester Park Nature Center
Event For:
15-18
Cost:
$0
Organization:
Polk County Conservation
Contact:
Allison Wisgerhof
Email:
allison.wisgerhof@polkcountyiowa.gov
Phone:
(515) 314-9183
Gain work experience through challenging and meaningful outdoor projects in Polk County parks. 75% work and 25% education and recreation. Unique and PAID opportunity for youth ages 15-18 who are interested in the outdoors or a career in environmental science.

Raccoon Valley Little League – Spring Baseball Registration

Mar 3 (all day)
Location:
5301 Park Ave - Des Moines, IA
Event For:
5-18 yrs
Organization:
Raccoon Valley Little League
Contact:
Admin
Email:
raccoonvalleyll@gmail.com
Phone:
(515) 599-7855
Raccoon Valley Little League has opened it's Spring Baseball registration to all 5-18 year olds wanting to play rec baseball this spring!

Beaverdale Little League Baseball and Softball

Jan 28 (all day)
Event For:
3-16
Audience Location:
Northwest Des Moines
Cost:
$100
Organization:
Beaverdale Little League
Contact:
Andy Hughes
Email:
beaverdalebaseball@gmail.com
Phone:
(515) 979-3479
Registration for Little League baseball and softball

Youth Volleyball

Apr 5 (all day)
Location:
Fourmile and Pioneer Columbus Community Recreation Centers
Event For:
5-14
Cost:
$50 per person / $475 per team
Organization:
Des Moines Parks and Recreation
Contact:
Kelsey Culbertson
Email:
KMCulbertson@dmgov.org
Phone:
(515) 248-6359
Des Moines Parks and Recreation and Des Moines Public Schools are partnering to offer Youth Volleyball to grades 1-7. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. Teams will be divided into grade divisions: 1-3, 4-5 and 6-7.

Owls of Iowa

Feb 18, 5:30 pm
Location:
Greenwood Park Jay Spence Enclosed Shelter
Event For:
All ages
Cost:
Free
Organization:
Des Moines Parks and Recreation
Contact:
Joel Van Roeckel
Email:
dmparksEE@dmgov.org
Phone:
(515) 681-2027
This is an outdoor Program. Owls live right here in Des Moines but you do not get to see them easily. We will learn about the different kinds of owls that live here in Iowa and meet a live screech owl. Dress for the weather and social distancing and we will take a hike to search for owls.

Join Girl Scouts for FREE!

Feb 1 (all day)
Location:
Pleasant Hill
Event For:
Girls K-12
Audience Location:
Pleasant Hill
Cost:
FREE
Organization:
Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa
Contact:
Aleesa Bruns
Email:
abruns@gsiowa.org
Phone:
(515) 452-0011
Girl Scouts creates a judgment-free place where girls can truly be themselves while learning empowering life skills.

Lifeguard Certification Courses

Mar 15 (all day)
Location:
YMCA of Greater Des Moines (Multiple Locations)
Event For:
15 and Older
Organization:
YMCA of Greater Des Moines
Contact:
Ann Peterson
Email:
ann.peterson@dmymca.org
Phone:
(515) 471-8509
Lifeguard certification course to prepare students for employment at a pool. New certification and review certification opportunities. Course includes CPR which meets the state graduation requirement. New Certification $200 Review Certification $125.

Youth Strength Training

Mar 31, 10:00 am
Location:
Aspen Active
Event For:
6th-9th Grade
Audience Location:
Middle and High school students
Organization:
Emerging Young Talent Non-profit & Blaise Training
Contact:
Rae Luna
Email:
exposeyourtalentllc@gmail.com
Phone:
(515) 718-2520
Strength Training Class for youth grade 6th-9th.